2017 National Meeting

443. State Strategies to Increase the Availability of Non-Traditional Hours of Quality Child Care

Date: Tuesday June 27, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Coronado B
Speakers: Dianne Carter
Dionne Dobbins
Karen Lange
Jacqueline Rose
Debbie Taylor
Lisa Thompson

What changes need to happen in your state to meet families' growing need for quality child care during nights/weekends, and non-traditional hours (NTH)? This interactive session will highlight strategies in states that are currently driving system changes. Discussions will explore the need for specialized training, and NTH standards and linkages to QRIS, as well as the need to stimulate other ideas for innovative approaches to increase the quantity of qualified NTH providers.